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2009 BRFSS Survey Results: Onslow County

Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes everyday, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 6,457 1,774 31.0 29.0-33.1 619 12.7 11.0-14.6 4,064 56.3 54.1-58.5
-Onslow County 201 61 37.9 29.3-47.4 20 12.6 7.7-20.1 120 49.5 40.8-58.2
GENDER
Male 75 22 39.8 25.4-56.2 6 9.3 4.0-20.4 47 50.9 36.1-65.5
Female 126 39 36.5 26.7-47.6 14 15.1 8.2-26.2 73 48.4 38.0-58.9
RACE
White 173 52 37.1 27.8-47.3 14 10.5 5.8-18.2 107 52.5 42.8-61.9
Other 26 9 44.1 22.4-68.3 5 20.5 7.1-46.5 12 35.4 17.6-58.4
AGE
18-44 58 24 43.7 29.2-59.3 6 12.9 5.5-27.3 28 43.5 29.7-58.2
45+ 143 37 32.8 23.5-43.7 14 12.4 7.0-21.0 92 54.8 44.6-64.6
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 91 33 48.8 35.6-62.3 9 10.3 5.0-20.0 49 40.9 29.0-53.9
Some College + 110 28 26.2 17.3-37.5 11 15.2 7.8-27.6 71 58.6 46.9-69.4
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 111 40 42.2 30.8-54.5 11 14.1 7.1-25.9 60 43.7 32.8-55.4
$50,000+ 61 15 28.3 16.7-43.8 7 14.3 6.6-28.4 39 57.4 42.6-70.9

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever smoking at least 100 or more cigarettes.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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